Controller (KCNC-TV)


Today’s Date: March 8, 2019                                                                  Application Deadline: Until Filled

KCNC-TV, CBS O&O welcomes your cooperation in its recruitment efforts.  If you know of individuals who might be interested and qualified for this position, please refer them to us as indicated below.

Position: Controller

Description:.KCNC CBS4/Denver has an immediate opening for a Controller who will oversee the financial operations, strategic business planning, and compliance for the television station.

Primary Responsibilities:  Partner with station management to ensure the station’s financial resources are being used in the most effective and efficient manner; Oversee all accounting processes, preparation & reporting of monthly financial statements, developing monthly forecasts and annual budgets, financial analysis and administering SOX compliance; Maintain the stations’ general ledger, accounts payable, payroll and accounts receivable functions; Coordinate annual budget process and presentation including out-of-market meetings with division executives; Monitor and oversee expense control of the stations and be proactive with cost reduction leadership; Ensure the station is in compliance with GAAP accounting theory and have proper internal controls; Work with Local/Corporate Human Resources on HR-related matters; Work with various station vendors to develop pricing and negotiate contracts.

Required Skills/Experience:
At least 7 to 10 years of relevant experience in roles of increasing responsibility in finance and accounting management; Results-oriented, innovative and possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills; Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Power  Point; Ability to work in team environment, multi-task and maintain strict confidentiality; Excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrate leadership and manage daily team operations; Previous television or industry experience required; Oracle accounting system experience is preferred; College degree required, with an Accounting or Finance major, CPA or MBA preferred; Out-of-market and outside normal business hours availability required.

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The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check prior to beginning employment.

KCNC-TV, CBS4 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  It is our policy to afford equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of the race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or disabled veteran status; and to conform to applicable laws and regulations.  This policy of equal employment covers all aspects of the employment relationship including application, initial employment, promotion, transfer, selection for training opportunities, wage and salary administration.  We recognize that continued growth and business success depend on the development and utilization of the full range of the nation’s human resources.